Interrogating Categories: The Historiography of ‘International’ and ‘Global’ Health

Posted on 20 April 2015

Recording now available of Prof Bhattacharya's Sheffield Lecture

On 19th February 2015, Professor Sanjoy Bhattacharya, (Director of the Centre for Global Health Histories, University of York) gave a lecture ‘Interrogating categories: the historiography of ‘international’ and ‘global’ health’ as part of the Health Inequalities Seminar Series at the University of Sheffield. A recording of the event has now been uploaded to YouTube, so if you are interested to find out more, but couldn’t make the event in February log on to the ‘History Sheffield’ page where you can listen to the recording in its entirety. Enjoy!

Sanjoy Bhattacharya is Director of the Centre for Global Health Histories, a Professor in the History of Medicine, a Wellcome Trust Senior Investigator and Head of the newly formed WHO Collaborating Centre for Global Health Histories. Sanjoy specialises in the medical, environmental, political and social history of nineteenth and twentieth century South Asia, as well as the history and contemporary workings of international and global health programmes.